Fire prevention week coloring contest

Fire Prevention Week Kid Activity

Sparky Stuffy

Have the kids home more than usual? We have a fun opportunity to help during Fire Prevention Week!

Simply download the sheet below, have your child color the picture, then submit it online or mail it to show off your kid’s awesome work in a Facebook album on our Grinnell Mutual page.

On Oct. 17, we'll draw three names from all the entries and send them a special friend from the National Fire Prevention Association!

Coloring sheet Entry form

See below for full submission rules and guidelines.


Submission guidelines for Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company (“Grinnell Mutual”) coloring contest:

  • The contest is open Oct. 4–16 to all children in the U.S., age 10 or younger as of Oct. 4, 2020.
  • To be entered for a prize and to have artwork displayed, entry must be emailed or postmarked by 11:59 p.m. CT Oct. 16, 2020. No other method of entry will be accepted. If emailed, send to If mailed, address entries to: Grinnell Mutual, 4215 Hwy 146 S., Grinnell, Iowa, 50112, Attn: Marketing coloring contest.
  • Limit one (1) entry per child. Children may use crayons, markers, paint, and/or colored pencils to fill out their sheet. We will accept submissions of the artwork only. No child or person can be pictured with their artwork.
  • All submissions must include a completed entry form, including the child’s first name, age, and a parent’s or legal guardian’s full name, address, phone number, and email address. All submissions must include a parent’s or legal guardian’s signature (digital or scanned) agreeing to the contest rules and criteria. Entries with incomplete entry forms will be disqualified.
  • All coloring sheets will be showcased in a photo gallery on Facebook. Entries with inappropriate and/or offensive content will be disqualified.
  • No purchase is necessary to enter or win. A purchase will not increase your odds of winning. 
For a copy of these Contest Rules and Criteria or the winners list, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Grinnell Mutual at the above address. Please specify which item you are requesting.

By entering this contest, entrants and their parent/legal guardian:

  • Represents the artwork is original and entirely created by the entrant.
  • Represents that they have complied with the contest rules and criteria and submission guidelines.
  • Have received parental consent and grant Grinnell Mutual the right to use his or her first name, city, and state.
  • Grant Grinnell Mutual the right to post the artwork in a photo gallery on Facebook.
  • Release Grinnell Mutual from any and all liability in connection with this contest.
  • Agree to execute an affidavit of eligibility/prize acceptance form and publicity release if requested to do so, all without further compensation.


The National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) has many great free resources to help educate the whole family. Click below for more activities, games, and videos!

Sparky at NFPA